Mount Baker Junior High School

4936 Deming Rd
Deming, WA 98244
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Mount Baker Junior High School serves 309 students in grades 7-8.
Mount Baker Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Mount Baker Junior High School's student population of 309 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Baker Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mount Baker Junior High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1374 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
5%
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
77%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Baker School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Baker Junior High School is Mount Baker Senior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mount Baker Academy (7.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harmony Elementary School (5.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Deming Mount Baker Senior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 528 students
    0.2 miles
    4936 Deming Rd
    Deming, WA 98244
    (360) 383-2015
    0.2 9-12 528
  • Deming Educational Resource Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 34 students
    0.3 miles
    4888 Deming Rd
    Deming, WA 98244
    (360) 383-2012
    0.3 PK 34
  • Bellingham Harmony Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 338 students
    5.0 miles
    5060 Sand Road
    Bellingham, WA 98226
    (360) 383-2050
    5 K-6 338
  • Deming Svi 1418 Re-engagement Program Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 48 students
    6.3 miles
    2120 South Jackson Street
    Deming, WA 98244
    (206) 934-4950
    6.3 9-12 48
  • Maple Falls Kendall Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 414 students
    7.1 miles
    7547 Kendall Rd
    Maple Falls, WA 98266
    (360) 383-2055
    7.1 K-6 414

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